3556 East Forest Lake Drive, SARASOTA, FL


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About 3556 East Forest Lake Drive

Delight in sumptuous style and meticulous craftsmanship in this completely redone 5BR/4BA, 3,948 sq. ft. lakefront haven set on almost one acre of property in the much sought after Old Forest Lakes neighborhood. A stone walkway leads you to the entrance, setting the stage for the luxurious details and superb ambiance that define this exquisite residence. Recently remodeled in 2021, every corner of this home reflects a commitment to refinement and comfort. Step into the first-floor living area, where a formal living room welcomes you with a built-in bookshelf, bay window and serene views of the landscaped property. The beautifully remodeled kitchen, expanded to capture lake views, boasts custom cabinetry, under-counter lighting, quartz countertops, a wine refrigerator and a large center island. Adjacent to the kitchen, the family room has a stunning wall of windows showcasing lake views and seamlessly connects to the garage and carport area. The primary suite exudes sophistication, featuring a charming sitting area with a wood-burning fireplace, a voluminous walk-in closet, and a luxuriously redone bathroom with dual vanities, spa tub, and a glass walk-in shower. Your guests will enjoy privacy in the well-appointed guest suite with its own full bath and laundry closet. The expansive pool area was added during the remodel featuring a new paver deck, saltwater heated swimming pool and lush landscaping, invites you to indulge in leisure and relaxation. With a new roof, 3 upgraded HVAC systems and numerous enhancements at every turn, this residence is a testament to modern luxury and timeless appeal. Residents of Old Forest Lakes enjoy a wealth of amenities, just moments from world-renowned beaches, St. Armand’s Circle and downtown Sarasota.

Features of 3556 East Forest Lake Drive

MLS® # A4594137
Price $1,699,000
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms 4.00
Full Baths 3
Half Baths 1
Square Footage 3,887
Acres 0.91
Year Built 1963
Type Residential
Sub-Type Single Family Residence
Status Sold
Property Taxes 10,215.00
Minimum Lease 1 Month

Community Information

Address 3556 East Forest Lake Drive
Area Sarasota/Fruitville
Subdivision FOREST LAKES
County Sarasota
State FL
Zip Code 34232


Parking Driveway, Garage Door Opener, Garage Faces Side
# of Garages 2
View Pool, Water
Is Waterfront Yes
Waterfront Lake
Has Pool Yes


Interior Features Attic Fan, Built-in Features, Ceiling Fans(s), Eat-in Kitchen, Kitchen/Family Room Combo, PrimaryBedroom Upstairs, Solid Surface Counters, Solid Wood Cabinets, Walk-In Closet(s), Window Treatments
Appliances Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Electric Water Heater, Exhaust Fan, Ice Maker, Microwave, Range Hood, Washer, Wine Refrigerator
Heating Electric
Cooling Central Air
Fireplace Yes
Fireplaces Living Room, Primary Bedroom, Wood Burning
# of Stories 2


Exterior Features Irrigation System, Lighting, Rain Gutters, Sliding Doors
Lot Description In County, Landscaped, Paved
Roof Shingle
Foundation Slab

School Information

Elementary Wilkinson Elementary
Middle Brookside Middle
High Sarasota High

Additional Information

Date Listed January 9th, 2024
Days on Market 85
Zoning RE2
Foreclosure No
Short Sale No
RE / Bank Owned No

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